Professional Development

Documentation of Professional Development

May include copies of relevant certificates and awards, performance evaluations, training's/workshops and conferences attended


    • Recipient of the Outstanding Tenured Associate Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Howard University - this award emphasizes overall achievements in research, teaching and service.
    • Semi-finalist (top 5%) in the Bay Area Playwrights Festival. This is a peer reviewed competition with over 700 submissions.
    • Jitney by August Wilson, produced by Hattiloo Theatre in Memphis TN nominated for 9 Ostrander Awards and took home awards for "Best Production of a Drama and Best Featured Performer in a Drama" (Hart's contribution, Production Dramaturge)

Department Chair Evaluation

Conferences Attended

    • Association of Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) "Performance Protest Pedagogy: Theaters of Revolution", August 1-5, 2018, Boston MA
    • Black Theatre Network (BTN) - "Liberation Theatre: When Black Theatre Works," July 26-30, 2018, Memphis TN
    • Women’s Voices Theater Festival. February 11, 2018 held at Studio theatre in Washington DC

Trainings & Workshops Attended

    • Shonda Rhimes – Writing for Television (online class)
    • David Mamet – Dramatic Writing (online class)
    • The School of the New York Times – How to Think and Write like a Critic (online class)